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2016 Rio Olympics
The 2016 Summer Olympic Games, officially known as the Games of the XXXI Olympiad, will take place in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, from 5 to 21 August 2016.

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The gold, silver and bronze medals of the 1964 Olympic Winter Games (Olympic Museum). A gold medal is a medal awarded for highest achievement in a non- military field. Its name .... "Interesting Olympic Facts". Retrieved December 12, 2013.

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Jul 18, 2012 ... As it is said, it is every athlete's dream to win an Olympic medal, how many of us are aware of the facts that go into making medals? With 10 ...

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Which nation has the highest Olympic medal count, the secret meaning of gold, silver and bronze, how you could win a medal for epic poetry, and more.

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For the Rio games in 2016 the silver used in a gold medal came from recycled mirrors and X-ray plates. Usually medal winners also get a little bunch of flowers,  ...

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Jul 29, 2016 ... By Karus Chains ..... At Karus Chains we love to write about silver and gold chains for men but even we realize that there are only so many ...

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Oct 20, 2016 ... The country of Phelpsdeckia - joining the forces of the families Phelps and Ledecky - would have nine gold medals, tied for fourth on the medal ...

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The 2016 Summer Olympic Games in Rio start August 5th. It's the greatest compilation of athletes in the world, but what really makes the games special?

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Olympic Medal Facts - Find out all about Olympic medals, their shape and design ... the awards were standardised to medals of gold, silver and bronze for first, ...

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The last Olympic gold medals that were made entirely out of gold were awarded in 1912. Today's 'gold' medals are actually made of sterling silver and covered ...